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Noctuoid moths (except Arctiinae)Orgyia anartoides

Painted Apple Moth at Mount Majura

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Orgyia anartoides at Mount Majura - 27 Mar 2017
Orgyia anartoides at Mount Majura - 27 Mar 2017
Orgyia anartoides at Mount Majura - 27 Mar 2017
Orgyia anartoides at Mount Majura - 27 Mar 2017
Orgyia anartoides at Mount Majura - 27 Mar 2017

Identification history

Noctuoid moths (except Arctiinae) Orgyia anartoides 14 Apr 2017 ibaird
Teia anartoides 14 Apr 2017 RogerF
Unidentified 14 Apr 2017 michaelb

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Mt Majura.

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ibaird wrote:
   14 Apr 2017
This is the flightless female with its eggs.See a full account in Roger Farrow's book 'Insects of South-eastern Australia', including photo of the adult male moth p. 30; phot0 larva, p.134.

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Arthropodium minus (Small Vanilla Lily) at Mount Majura - 20 Oct 2018 by petersan
Laxta sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at Mount Majura - 6 May 2018 by jbromilow50
Lagriinae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified lagriine darkling beetle) at Mount Majura - 6 May 2018 by jbromilow50
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark grasshopper) at Mount Majura - 6 May 2018 by jbromilow50
Delena cancerides (Social Huntsman Spider) at Mount Majura - 6 May 2018 by jbromilow50
Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Mount Majura - 6 May 2018 by jbromilow50
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark grasshopper) at Mount Majura - 5 May 2018 by jbromilow50
Episcaphula australis (Fungus beetle) at Mount Majura - 4 May 2018 by jbromilow50
Toxicum sp. (genus) (Horned darkling beetle) at Mount Majura - 4 May 2018 by jbromilow50
Styphelia triflora (Five-corners) at Mount Majura - 24 Mar 2018 by AaronClausen
Calotis anthemoides (Chamomile burr-daisy) at Mount Majura - 24 Mar 2018 by AaronClausen
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Mount Majura - 16 Jan 2018 by AaronClausen
Styphelia triflora (Five-corners) at Mount Majura - 19 Nov 2017 by WalterEgo
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback) at Mount Majura - 1 Oct 2017 by AaronClausen
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback) at Mount Majura - 29 Sep 2017 by petersan
Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Mount Majura - 10 Sep 2017 by WalterEgo
Mantidae sp. (family) (Egg case of praying mantis) at Mount Majura - 9 Sep 2017 by WalterEgo
Astroloma humifusum (Cranberry heath) at Mount Majura - 26 Mar 2017 by michaelb
Tipulidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Crane Fly) at Mount Majura - 26 Mar 2017 by michaelb
Tipulidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Crane Fly) at Mount Majura - 25 Mar 2017 by AaronClausen
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Mount Majura - 13 Mar 2017 by petersan
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Mount Majura - 6 Nov 2016 by AaronClausen
Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Mount Majura - 6 Nov 2016 by AaronClausen
Thysanotus patersonii (Twining fringe lily) at Mount Majura - 6 Nov 2016 by AaronClausen
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Mount Majura - 25 Oct 2016 by petersan
Laccaria sp. (A white-spored mycrorhizal mushroom) at Mount Majura - 23 Jun 2016 by petersan
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Mount Majura - 28 May 2016 by petersan
Cacomantis flabelliformis (Fan-tailed Cuckoo) at Mount Majura - 26 Feb 2016 by petersan
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback) at Mount Majura - 1 Jan 2016 by AaronClausen
Veronica calycina (Hairy Speedwell) at Mount Majura - 18 Oct 2015 by MAX
Calotis scabiosifolia var. integrifolia (Rough burr-daisy) at Mount Majura - 18 Oct 2015 by AaronClausen
Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Mount Majura - 18 Oct 2015 by MAX
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Mount Majura - 18 Oct 2015 by AaronClausen
Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Mount Majura - 18 Oct 2015 by AaronClausen
Bossiaea buxifolia (Bush Pea) at Mount Majura - 18 Oct 2015 by MAX
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Mount Majura - 16 Aug 2015 by AaronClausen
Calotis scabiosifolia var. integrifolia (Rough burr-daisy) at Mount Majura - 24 Oct 2014 by AaronClausen
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Mount Majura - 24 Oct 2014 by AaronClausen
Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Mount Majura - 5 Sep 2014 by AaronClausen

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • Less than 5mm Animal size (mm)
  • Eggs Breeding behaviour
  • 26 Mar 2017 Recorded on
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